Bulk of processing cores
Universal remote functionality
Inferior camera results
No Nougat plan
The InFocus Epic 1 is the perfect option if you're looking for a smartphone with the highest number of cores under Rs. 15,000 price bracket.
In the world of smartphones, CPU cores are becoming a major focus for marketers. The race was started back in 2010 with the launch of the world’s first dual-core smartphone (LG Optimus 2X). But with the fast movement of time, the market shifted to quad-core, hexa-core and even octa-core. While many users were trying to satisfy their cravings for high-performance with octa-core CPUs, InFocus has now planned take on Asus, Lenovo and Xiaomi with its deca-core powered Epic 1. Yes, this new smartphone offers you ten cores of mobility.
InFocus Epic 1 review
The InFocus Epic 1 has been debuted in the Indian market at the time when affordable smartphones are gaining huge focus from customers and becoming the priority for manufacturers. Thus, it needs to have some stand-out features. But what are those features? We are listing here.
InFocus brought the Epic 1 to India with a price tag of Rs. 12,999. Though this isn’t a premium price in the smartphone world, the InFocus model does have some high-end aesthetics to beat the competition.
The InFocus Epic 1 features a Corning Gorilla Glass protection on the front with a retro-style rounded earpiece and sensors such as ambient light and proximity, alongside a secondary camera. A notification LED light is completing the top area. However, the bottom of the front side is empty with no capacitive keys or a physical home button. The smartphone instead have on-screen buttons.
On the right side, the Epic 1 has a volume rocker and a power/lock key, whereas the left has a SIM card tray.
The bottom of the InFocus Epic 1 has a USB-C port, alongside a loudspeaker grill and a primary microphone.
On the top, there is a 3.5mm jack and an Infrared (IR) blaster.
The rear side of the InFocus Epic 1 shows a brushed metal build with a curve at the centre to fit in your palm easily. Also, the back has a primary camera sensor, secondary microphone, LED flash and a fingerprint sensor.
With all these design aspects, the InFocus Epic 1 weighs 160 grams. It has a 75mm width, 153mm height and a thickness of 8.35mm.
Continued to the next page…